To ensure your new hedging plants thrives in areas with a Rabbit population we suggest installing a cane and guard with each plant. If you think your plants will be OK we suggest you check frequently to make sure nothing has been nibbled. If you do find that some plants are damaged we keep plenty in stock and can dispatch them with in 24 hours. A cane is required to ensure the straight upright growth of each plants. The cane also ensure the guard doesn't blow away in windy areas.